Variability in the functions of nonsuicidal self-injury: evidence from three real-time monitoring studies - Coppersmith DDL, Bentley KH, Kleiman EM, Nock MK.
Despite functional models of nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) helping to explain why people engage in this perplexing behavior, we still lack an understanding of some of the key properties of NSSI functions. Here, we address three unanswered questions about ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicide risk screening in pediatric outpatient neurodevelopmental disabilities clinics - Rybczynski S, Ryan TC, Wilcox HC, Van Eck K, Cwik M, Vasa RA, Findling RL, Slifer K, Kleiner D, Lipkin PH.
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to describe the implementation of universal suicide risk screening in pediatric neurodevelopmental disabilities (NDD) medical clinics, analyze demographic and clinical characteristics of eligible patients, describe ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Associations between adolescents' internalizing problems and well-being: is there a buffering role of boys' and girls' relationships with their mothers and fathers? - Luijten CC, van de Bongardt D, Jongerling J, Nieboer AP.
BACKGROUND: Internalizing mental health problems (i.e., depression and anxiety symptoms) are known to be related negatively to adolescents' well-being. However, whether this negative association manifests equally in boys and girls, and the potential buffer... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood maltreatment, emotional response inhibition, and suicide in psychiatric inpatients - Allen KJD, Bozzay ML, Armey MF, Nugent NR, Miller Iii IW, Schatten HT.
Childhood abuse and/or neglect adversely influences development of neurocognitive systems that regulate affect and behavior. Poor inhibitory control over emotional reactions is thus one potential pathway from maltreatment to suicide. Adult psychiatric inpa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Vicious cycle of emotional maltreatment and bullying perpetration/victimization among early adolescents: depressive symptoms as a mediator - Li X, Huebner ES, Tian L.
RATIONALE: Emotional maltreatment and bullying (including both bullying perpetration and bullying victimization) are two prevalent and highly related problems among children and adolescents worldwide. The adverse consequences of emotional maltreatment and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Blog: Why we should all take the menopause seriously
Yesterday was World Menopause Day, a date that’s been designated for 10 years by the World Health Organisation and the International Menopause Society as a day to raise awareness of the menopause. It’s important for UNISON, not only because we are the UK’s largest women’s organisation with over one million female members, but because women make up just over half of the UK’s workforce. The menopause is an occupational health issue, an equality issue, and therefore a trade union issue. Menopause might not necessarily hit during a woman’s late forties or early fifties; it can affect younger...
Source: UNISON Health care news - October 19, 2021 Category: UK Health Authors: Christina McAnea Tags: Article General secretary's blog Christina McAnea equality Menopause Source Type: news

Treating Depression Could Lengthen Lung Cancer Patients ’ Lives
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - October 18, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Oncology, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

WNY providers grow mental health services during pandemic that will stick around long after
While the pandemic was busy spiking depression, addiction, anxiety, suicidal thoughts and other crises in people, the region ’s mental and behavioral health programs were building more services to get ahead of the growing demand. Leaders believe much of what was developed during the height of the pandemic will continue long after it ends. As a result, they say, Western New York will have access to a greater number of s ervices than ever. Much of the expansion came because of an infusion of government… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Annemarie Franczyk Source Type: news

WNY providers grow mental health services during pandemic that will stick around long after
While the pandemic was busy spiking depression, addiction, anxiety, suicidal thoughts and other crises in people, the region ’s mental and behavioral health programs were building more services to get ahead of the growing demand. Leaders believe much of what was developed during the height of the pandemic will continue long after it ends. As a result, they say, Western New York will have access to a greater number of s ervices than ever. Much of the expansion came because of an infusion of government… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Annemarie Franczyk Source Type: news

Suicide among Scottish military veterans: follow-up and trends - Bergman BP, Mackay DF, Pell JP.
OBJECTIVES: The risk of suicide among UK military veterans remains unclear. Few recent studies have been undertaken, and most studies found no clear evidence of increased risk. We used data from the Trends in Scottish Veterans Health cohort to investigate ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Suicide cognitions scale: psychometric support in a community sample using bifactor modeling and altered item content - Moscardini EH, Pardue-Bourgeois S, Oakey-Frost DN, Powers J, Bryan CJ, Tucker RP.
The Suicide Cognitions Scale (SCS) measures suicide-related beliefs proposed by the Fluid Vulnerability Theory. A recent investigation of a revised version of the SCS (i.e., SCS-R) which omits items explicitly referencing suicide has indicated that the mea... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicidal behaviors in bipolar disorder type 1 - Maamouri R, Ellini S, Znaidi F, Cheour M, Dammak R.
OBJECTIVES: Bipolar disorder is one of the most common and severe psychiatric conditions. It is frequently complicated by suicidal behaviors, and patients with BD are among those at higher risk of suicide. The aims of our study were to evaluate the predict... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Prevalence and correlates of common mental health problems and recent suicidal thoughts and behaviours among female sex workers in Nairobi, Kenya - Beksinska A, Jama Z, Kabuti R, Kungu M, Babu H, Nyariki E, Shah P, Nyabuto C, Okumu M, Mahero A, Ngurukiri P, Irungu E, Adhiambo W, Muthoga P, Kaul R, Seeley J, Beattie TS, Weiss HA, Kimani J.
BACKGROUND: Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), poverty, violence and harmful alcohol/substance use are associated with poor mental health outcomes, but few studies have examined these risks among Female Sex Workers (FSWs). We examine the prevalence and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

One in ten patients with diabetes have suicidal thoughts after 1  year of the COVID-19 pandemic: we need to talk about diabetes and mental health not only during Suicide Prevention Awareness Month - Alessi J, Scherer GDLG, Erthal IN, Teixeira JB, de Oliveira GB, Jaeger EH, de Carvalho TR, Schaan BD, Teló GH.
Suicide Prevention Awareness Month may have a special meaning for patients with diabetes in September 2021, almost 2 years after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. People living with diabetes are known to be at increased risk for mental health disorders. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Identifying distinguishable clinical profiles between single suicide attempters and re-attempters - L übbert M, Bahlmann L, Josfeld S, Bürger J, Schulz A, Bär KJ, Polzer U, Walter M, Kastner UW, Sobanski T, Wagner G.
More than 800,000 individuals die from suicide each year in the world, which has a devastating impact on families and society. Ten to twenty times more attempt suicide. Previous studies showed that suicide attempters represent a heterogeneous group regardi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Factors associated with lifetime suicide attempts in bipolar disorder: results from an Italian nationwide study - Buoli M, Cesana BM, Bolognesi S, Fagiolini A, Albert U, Di Salvo G, Maina G, de Bartolomeis A, Pompili M, Palumbo C, Bondi E, Steardo LJ, De Fazio P, Amore M, Altamura M, Bellomo A, Bertolino A, Di Nicola M, Di Sciascio G, Fiorillo A, Sacchetti E, Sani G, Siracusano A, Di Lorenzo G, Tortorella A, Altamura AC, Dell'osso B.
The purpose of the present study was to detect demographic and clinical factors associated with lifetime suicide attempts in Bipolar Disorder (BD). A total of 1673 bipolar patients from different psychiatric departments were compared according to the lifet... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Deliberate self-harm in a patient with hyperthyroidism with acute psychosis - Wong HH, Pang NTP.
A woman in her 30s with underlying Graves' disease, who recently completed radioactive iodine treatment, presented with 2 weeks of acutely altered behaviour associated with auditory hallucinations and religious preoccupations. Laboratory investigation demo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicidal behavior sociocultural factors in developing countries during COVID-19 - Shoib S, Gait án Buitrago JET, Shuja KH, Aqeel M, de Filippis R, Abbas J, Ullah I, Arafat SMY.
OBJECTIVES: Sociocultural factors in the aftermath of any pandemic can play a role in increasing suicidal behavior like suicidal ideation, suicidal attempts, or suicide. The authors discuss the risk and predisposing factors for suicidal ideation among ment... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Social Etiologies and Disparities Source Type: news

Prevalence and associated factors of suicidal behavior among patients and residents in northwest Ethiopia - Belete H, Misgan E, Belete T.
There are a million suicide deaths in the world annually, and 75% of these occur in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). However, there are limited resources to prevent suicidal deaths in those regions. The aim was to assess the prevalence of suicidal... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Psychometric properties and diagnostic capacity of the Scale of Resilience to Suicide Attempts-18 - S ánchez-Teruel D, Robles-Bello MA, García-León A, Muela-Martínez JA.
OBJECTIVE: Early detection of suicide attempts remains a handicap for suicide prevention. Most studies have focused on risk factors, but few have assessed protective factors that promote resilient outcomes, especially in subpopulations vulnerable to suicid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicide attempt induced by drug-induced leukoencephalopathy: a case report - Maehara R, Kawamata Y, Ichikawa M, Mitani K, Yasui-Furukori N, Shimoda K.
BACKGROUND: Leukoencephalopathy is identified during the administration of anticancer drugs. Symptoms vary from neurological symptoms to psychiatric symptoms depending on the site of damage. There have been no previous reports of suicide attempts due to dr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

The global prevalence of depression, suicide ideation, and attempts in the military forces: a systematic review and Meta-analysis of cross sectional studies - Moradi Y, Dowran B, Sepandi M.
BACKGROUND: Given the wide range of depressive disorders, suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in various military studies around the world, determining the exact prevalence of these disorders in line with health planning as well as care and treatment se... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Orthopaedic surgeon burnout and suicide: social isolation as a driver of self-harm - Hogan WB, Daniels AH.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Embodiment-related risk factors for posttraumatic stress, anxiety and depression in female victims of intimate partner violence - Machorrinho J, Veiga G, Santos G, Marmeleira J.
A central notion in the field of embodiment is that body sensorimotor processes and body mental representations influence emotion, cognition and behavior. By affecting the body, intimate partner violence (IPV) can leave victims with a fragile self, and sig... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Association of psychological variants with functional outcomes among people with spinal cord injury - Qasheesh M, Shaphe MA, Iqbal A, Alghadir AH.
This study aimed to investigate the association of psychological variants, including fear, anxiety, and depression, with functional outcomes, including measures of functions and physical performance, among people with spinal cord injury (SCI). An observati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Risk factors for deliberate self-harm and suicide among adolescents and young adults with first-episode psychosis - Moe AM, Llamocca E, Wastler HM, Steelesmith DL, Brock G, Bridge JA, Fontanella CA.
This study identifies risk fa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Methods of attempted suicide and risk factors in LGBTQ+ youth - Wang Y, Feng Y, Han M, Duan Z, Wilson A, Fish J, Sun S, Chen R.
This study aimed to identify patterns of attempted suicide methods and risk factors in lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and other gender/sexual minority (LGBTQ+) youth by comparing them to non-LGBTQ+ youth. METHODS: A total of... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Influential factors of non-suicidal self-injury in an Eastern cultural context: a qualitative study from the perspective of school mental health professionals - Chen X, Zhou Y, Li L, Hou Y, Liu D, Yang X, Zhang X.
BACKGROUND: Adolescent non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) is becoming a serious public health concern worldwide. In recent years, there has seen a significant increase in both the growth rate and cases of NSSI in Eastern countries, such as Japan, India, and C... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Family and peer relationships in a residential youth sample: exploring unique, non-linear, and interactive associations with depressive symptoms and suicide risk - Rivers AS, Russon J, Winston-Lindeboom P, Ruan-Iu L, Diamond G.
This study examines a clinical, residential sample of 939 adoles... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood maltreatment results in altered deactivation of reward processing circuits in depressed patients: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study of a facial emotion recognition task - Nagy SA, K ürtös Z, Németh N, Perlaki G, Csernela E, Lakner FE, Dóczi T, Czéh B, Simon M.
IMPORTANCE AND OBJECTIVES: Childhood adversity is a strong risk factor for the development of various psychopathologies including major depressive disorder (MDD). However, not all depressed patients experience early life trauma. Functional magnetic resonan... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Treating Depression Could Lengthen Lung Cancer Patients' Lives
Title: Treating Depression Could Lengthen Lung Cancer Patients'LivesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/18/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/18/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - October 18, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

DR ELLIE CANNON: Why there's no shame in being treated for depression
Dr Ellie Cannon appeared on This Morning during the week to tell Holly and Phil about her experiences taking anti-depressants and why there is no shame in seeking help. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Association between means restriction of poison and method-specific suicide rates: a systematic review - Lim JS, Buckley NA, Chitty KM, Moles RJ, Cairns R.
Suicide is a major and preventable cause of death worldwide. Means restriction aims to reduce the rate of completed suicides by limiting public access to lethal suicide methods. Means restriction of agents used in poisoning is more controversial because th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Quickstats: Age-adjusted rates* of firearm-related suicide,( †) by race, Hispanic origin, and sex - National Vital Statistics System, United States, 2019 - Garnett MF, Spencer MR.
* Deaths per 100,000 population are age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population, with 95% confidence intervals indicated with error bars. In 2019, the age-adjusted rate of firearm-related suicide was 12.3 per 100,000 population for males and 1.8 for ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Time trends and predictions of suicide mortality for people aged 70 years and over from 1990 to 2030 based on the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017 - He J, Ouyang F, Qiu D, Li L, Li Y, Xiao S.
This study aimed to examine time trends of suicide mortality for people aged 70 years and over by sex, age, and locati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

If You Have A Mood Disorder, You May Now Be Eligible For A COVID Booster
The CDC added depression and schizophrenia to its underlying conditions list, further proving that mental health is health. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

From depression to sleep, new era of psychiatric drugs is here, says startup CEO
Stanford psychiatrist's company has identified 11 drugs, including three already in mid-stage clinical trials, to more precisely target people with depression and PTSD. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Trends in the prevalence of major depressive disorder by sociodemographic factors in Korea: results from nationwide general population surveys in 2001, 2006, and 2011 - Lee J, Kim H, Hong JP, Cho SJ, Lee JY, Jeon HJ, Kim BS, Chang SM.
This study investigated trends in the prevalence of major depressive disorder (MDD) by sociodemographic factors in South Korea. METHODS: National samples of the general population aged 18 years or older collected from the nationwide Kor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

"A sustained, productive, constructive relationship with someone who can help"-a qualitative exploration of the experiences of help seekers and support persons using the emergency department during a suicide crisis - Rheinberger D, Macdonald D, McGillivray L, Maple M, Torok M, Nicolopoulos A, Shand F.
For Australians experiencing a suicide crisis, the emergency department (ED) is the recommended point of contact for intervention and to ensure personal safety. However, negative ED experiences can deter individuals from returning, thus impacting future su... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Depressive symptoms moderate the relationship among physical capacity, balance self-efficacy, and participation in people after stroke - French MA, Miller A, Pohlig RT, Reisman DS.
OBJECTIVE: Previously it was found that balance self-efficacy mediated the relationship between physical capacity and participation after stroke. The effect of other factors that influence participation, such as depression, on this relationship has not bee... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

The association between the suicide crisis syndrome and suicidal behaviors: the moderating role of personality traits - Flint J, Cohen L, Nath D, Habib Z, Guo X, Galynker I, Calati R.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Depression in public officials during the COVID-19 pandemic in Paraguay: a web-based study - Kim JE, Lee JH, Kang Y, Lee SH, Shin H, R önnebeck N, Rönnebeck R, Nam EW.
BACKGROUND: According to the World Health Organization, the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has created situations that have a negative effect on people and threaten their mental health. Paraguay announced the Estado de Emergencia Sanitaria (P... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Understanding the influence of personality traits on risk of suicidal behaviour in schizophrenia spectrum disorders: a systematic review - Canal-Rivero M, Ayesa-Arriola R, Seti én-Suero E, Crespo-Facorro B, Arango C, Dutta R, Lopez-Morinigo JD.
Risk of suicidal behaviour (SB) in schizophrenia spectrum disorders (SSD) is a major concern, particularly in early stages of the illness, when suicide accounts for a high number of premature deaths. Although some risk factors for SB in SSD are well unders... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Association between self-perceived social support in the workplace and the presence of depressive/anxiety symptoms - Oh J, Lee S, Sim J, Kim S, Cho A, Yun B, Yoon JH.
This study aimed to investigate the association of support from colleagues and supervisors at the workplace on depressive and anxiety symptoms in wage earners from Korea. The data used in this study were from the fifth Korean Working Conditions Survey (KWC... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Combat exposure and risk of suicide attempt among Danish Army military personnel - Vedtofte MS, Elrond AF, Erlangsen A, Nielsen ABS, Stoltenberg CDG, Marott JL, Nissen LR, Madsen T.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to estimate the association between self-reported perceived danger during deployment, measured as combat exposure or witnessing the consequences of war, and post-deployment suicide attempts among military personnel. Fur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Investigating postvention best practices  : the Delphi method - Vachon M, Nicolas C, Notredame CE, Séguin M.
BACKGROUND: Postvention aims to implement services adapted to the needs of a population that may be vulnerable after suicide. While a plethora of postvention programs exist, they are generally based less on solid evidence than on the judgment of health pro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prevalence of depression symptoms before and during the CoViD-19 pandemic among two Asian American ethnic groups - Lozano P, Rueger SY, Lam H, Louie N, Southworth A, Maene C, Mo Y, Randal F, Kim K.
Asian Americans have experienced compounding stressors during the pandemic as a result of racial discrimination. We aim of to investigate the prevalence of depression symptoms among Asian Americans before and during the COVID-19 pandemic and examine differ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Relationships between outcome expectancies and non-suicidal self-injury: moderating roles of emotion regulation difficulties and self-efficacy to resist self-injury - Hird K, Hasking P, Boyes M.
BACKGROUND: Non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) is the deliberate damage of one's own body tissue in the absence of suicidal intent. Research suggests that individuals engage in NSSI as a means of regulating their emotions and that NSSI is associated with emot... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

An unusual case of suicide using an angle grinder - Popov VL, Manin AV, Lavrukova OS, Fandeeva OM.
An unusual case of suicide using an angle grinder is presented. A forensic examination of the corpse revealed an injury to the soft tissues of the neck with a complete transverse intersection of the neurovascular bundles, organs of the neck and cervical sp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Gender differences in depressive symptoms of rural Chinese grandparents caring for grandchildren - Zhao D, Zhou Z, Shen C, Ibrahim S, Zhao Y, Cao D, Lai S.
This study aims to examine the gender differences in depressive symptoms of rural Chinese grandparen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news